COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Destanni Henderson had 19 points and Aliyah Boston added 12 points and 13 rebounds as No. 1 South Carolina beat LSU 66-59.
It was the 31st straight victory over Southeastern Conference teams for the Gamecocks. They last lost to a league opponent in the 2019 SEC Tournament quarterfinals.
Zia Cooke had 13 points and Boston notched her 10th double-double this season and 23rd of her career. The 6-foot-5 Boston also had six blocks as the Gamecocks won their 12th straight game over LSU.
Jailin Cherry had a career-high 19 points to lead the Tigers.